St. Gregory the Enlightener
Last Updated: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 08:15:20 +0000


Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey


St. Gregory the Enlightener


Also known Saint Gregory the Illuminator
Patriarch of Armenian Church
 The infant Gregory was smuggled to Caesarea in Cappadocia
to escape the dying Khosrov's order to murder the entire family,
was baptized, married, and had two sons.
Born     c. 257
Died     c. 331
Honored in     
Armenian Apostolic Church
Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Oriental Orthodox Church
Eastern Catholic Church
Anglican Church
Feastday  Armenian Christian June 9
          Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic, September 30
Patronage     Armenia






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